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The Small Drawstring Transport Crossbody
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The Small Drawstring Transport Crossbody
The Small Drawstring Transport Crossbody
The Small Drawstring Transport Crossbody
The Small Drawstring Transport Crossbody
Product Details
What goes into the new drawstring version of our Transport Crossbody? Here it is by the numbers: 2 pieces of fine leather are used for the body. 2 ways to carry: with the top handles or the detachable shoulder strap. 2 for 1: cinch it closed to transform it into a mini bucket bag. 2 interior side pockets—perfect for your phone, train pass, whatever. 4: the number of hours it'll hang with you at a concert. How often you'll reach for this one? 500 gazillion times.
  • Made of semi vegetable-tanned leather with a softly worn waxed finish that deepens into a distinctive patina.
  • Please note: As it is made of a natural material, each bag varies slightly in texture and color.
  • Drawcord closure.
  • Inside pocket.
  • 19 3/4" shoulder strap.
  • 7 7/8"H x 7 7/8"W x 2 5/8"D.
  • Import.
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The Small Drawstring Transport Crossbody

The Small Drawstring Transport Crossbody is rated 3.9 out of 5 by 12.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Need longer strap This bag is everything I've been looking for, something small to carry daily essentials with an easy accessible opening that's not too wide and a zippered pocket. I like that the cross body strap is removable. The only thing I would change is I'd add one more hole to the cross body strap to make it my ideal length. I got the color "english saddle" and I feel like the color online is depicted more reddish, dark-brown than it is in person.
Date published: 2018-02-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love it! The color is beautiful. It is just the right size. Room for phone,glasscase, small wallet etc. I love the shoulder strap and the handles. The leather is soft and supple.
Date published: 2018-01-31
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Beautiful, small bag This bag is small and won't fit most wallets, so if you know this going in, you're going to love this little guy. The leather is gorgeous and I'm thrilled to pieces with this purchase.
Date published: 2018-01-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Cute small bag Like this bag, it is the same size as the small transport crossbody, but with the drawstring it adds to the style, like an old school style pouch. Recommend if you don't carry a lot.
Date published: 2018-01-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Functional and cute I wanted a small bag that would basically carry my essentials- phone, keys wallet...did not disappoint! Well made bag and cute too!
Date published: 2018-02-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Just the size I’ Looking for The bag is absolutely gorgeous, the size is perfect, and the color is my favorite. Love everything about it.
Date published: 2018-02-09
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Doesn't stay closed The only thing I don't like about this bag is that the drawstrings are not very effective at keeping it closed. Stuff could fall out. I'll probably still carry it, but not if I am running around!
Date published: 2018-02-02
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Love it! I originally headed into Madewell planning to purchase one of their transport totes. When I saw the small drawstring transport crossbody, I needed to have it! The bag is the same size as the mini transport tote, but does appear smaller when cinched closed. I love the look of it, and that you don’t have to cinch it closed and it still looks good. The only changes I would make: 1. Just an inch and a half wider and taller, so a small planner/journal can comfortably fit 2. I do prefer a bag with an outer pocket to throw my cell or keys into quickly, but it probably wouldn’t work aesthetically bc of the cinched style. Overall, this is a great bag for essentials and a few extras. I purchased the black and the leather is beautiful! The other colors were tempting too. Now, I’m thinking about purchasing the medium size, for days that I need extra room ;)
Date published: 2018-01-23
Rated 4 out of 5 by from A little too small, but great quality I received this bag for Christmas (they released it to stores before online), and sadly I had to return it. Here are the things I loved about this bag: the brown color is perfect, the quality and feel of the leather is awesome, and it's stinking cute! Here are the reasons I had to return it: similar to the other small bag (with the pocket at the front) the size is just a little too small for me. My long wallet barely fit, and although my phone and keys would fit too, not much else. If I tried pulling out my wallet quickly I can see everything else falling out in the process. Also, the drawstring is so cute but not really functional. It doesn't cinch closed very much when you have your stuff in the bag, so the bag remains opened at the top. If only it were 1" wider/deeper, and had a closure at the top! Also just to note the long strap is a little on the shorter side (which I think looks so cute crossbody), but wearing it crossbody overt a heavy coat would not really be possible.
Date published: 2018-01-03
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Please longer straps!!! This is a great bag, but like the other cross body bags it needs longer straps.
Date published: 2018-02-18
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